TOP 10 FEATURES HOME BUYERS WANT
Figuring out the features home buyers actually want and if it's achievable for you.
Features home buyers want. The housing market is constantly rising and falling and it can be difficult to know what will attract future buyers or renters. At L.E.A.P Quality Homes and Renovations/Constructions we have been observing our clients and their buyers to find out for you what features home buyers actually want. From this observation, we can see that it’s purely based on the buyer’s desired lifestyle. But how are you supposed to know your buyer’s dream lifestyle? Well, you can’t. The best you can do is help to produce a home that supplies the skeleton for a luxury home that then enables the buyer to extract their dream. The following features enable this to happen as they enable the ease of a luxury as well as enabling for the growth of a buyer’s dream lifestyle. If you think some of these features many benefit your current home or a new home you are considering buying contact us for architectural designer homes built by high end builders Brisbane northside.
1. Modern Wet Areas
Modern wet areas, especially main bathrooms and kitchens are extremely popular with buyers at the moment. If the prospective buyers aren’t wanting to renovate on the home that they are purchasing then they will generally be looking for an existing home with modern wet areas. The functionality and style of wet areas are always important to new buyers as they want to make sure that down the track they won’t have to do any extra works.
3. Multifunctional Spaces
Multifunctional spaces are seeing a rise simply for the fact that it enables for a lifestyle of ease while also capitalizing on space. Joint dining and kitchen, bathroom and laundry and many other clever combinations are now becoming increasingly popular.
5. Energy Efficient Homes
In today’s society we are all trying to be more environmentally friendly, energy efficient homes are both enviro friendly and they also save future costs on bills such as electricity and water. It may be a good idea to see how you can adjust your custom homes plan to be more energy efficient to aid both your bills and future buyers.
As time passes, the younger generation is growing up and becoming home buyers. Naturally, the newer generation have grown up immersed in technology and that is becoming translated into our homes. With google home and many other smart homes, the ease of technology in the home is becoming a much more attractive feature for home buyers.
9. Open Floor Plans
Connected living has been trending for a few years and continues to do so. Families and other home buyers alike are wanting open floor plans that allow them to flow through their house with ease. Kitchens connected to dining, dining to living and living to outdoors. An open floor plan structure produces a lifestyle that is fluid and connected together, this is why open floor plans are so attractive to buyers.
2. Storage, Storage, Storage
We live in an age where people have a lot of stuff. As a result, storage is becoming increasingly popular with buyers as they can begin to tuck away unnecessary items that may be floating about. Storage can include larger wardrobe space, more cupboards or even clever hide-e-holes. To attract buyers looking for space and storage perhaps consider adding another cupboard in here or there.
4. Outdoor Entertainment Area (Decks, Patios, Spas, Pools)
Buyers are always looking for homes that improve their lifestyle. If yours has an outdoor space such as a deck, patio, spa or pool that enables people to relax and spend time together this is a great selling point and one that will attract buyers!
6. Hardwood Flooring
Among the top features home buyers want, hardwood flooring has always been popular and, as time passes its popularity only increases. There are many reasons for this however, the basic root of hardwood flooring popularity is that it looks great, ages well with minimal upkeep, resulting in a floor that will stay popular now and in the future.
Lifestyle plays a big part in a home buyers decision to purchase a home. Having some sort of gardens or backyard produces another space for residences to attain their desired lifestyle. Greenery inspires calm and relaxation as well as recreation and this encourages the thoughts of happiness thus resulting in a better lifestyle for the buyer and, a desired feature for the home seller.
10. Second Living Area
It is becoming evident that with their busy lives, buyers like to know that in their home, if they need space they can get it. A second living area (in the form of a second tv room, granny flat or side room) enables the buyer’s family to have the time away from each other without actually being away from each other. If parents want to watch the news they can do so in the main living area and then the kids can be watching a movie in the next room.